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Notes: Boxing-inspired fitness center coming to Carlyle later this year

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Boxing-based gym BASH is planning to open in Alexandria’s Carlyle neighborhood later this year, Alexandria Living Magazine first reported.

Alexandria BASH will open at 2409 Mandeville Lane, near the Hoffman Town Center.

According to the BASH website:

Looking to add something different to your routine? Meet BASH, the boxing-inspired full-body group fitness experience FOR EVERYONE opening in Alexandria in 2023! Half boxing and half strength & conditioning, BASH is bringing the ULTIMATE full body burn to the Carlyle Crossing center this year.

Image via BASH Boxing/Facebook

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